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The end of the beginning…

Round3

Process

JSB

JamesSpencerBriggs

DavidsInk I’m not typically partial to hand tattoos, but I do love the X+Y. This is just a glimpse of the visible art on David’s body. If you want to see more you can find him featured in the February issue of Tattoo Magazine. Pick it up!

Hands The computer seems as vital an instrument as any piece of equipment in the studio.

Gloves

BigGuns

Needle

GunCap

FromtheTop Pure luck.

WorkingShots

DavidWorking

Side

2ndBird How cool is the blurred motion on the back wing?

Done.

Done. Santa brought me a tripod for Christmas…my five year old helped me take this photo. She was very proud of it, so I had to put it up!

Weekend Tease

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Round 3, the “Book of David” and on to more work this weekend…

The beginning…

4 months after my 3rd abdominal surgery

4 months after my 3rd abdominal surgery

First-entry

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He is as kind as his face suggests. Davids humility is evident in his complete inability to accept a compliment, even when it is well deserved. I will forever view this man with respect and gratitude.

Heal

Side

I am in love with this work. 2 sessions of pain and pure joy has brought me here. The best.

I am in love with this work. 2 sessions of pain and pure joy have brought me here. The best.

Don’t Bl/nk

Symmetry is a distant memory. This is as close as I'll come. I don't look back at my challenges with anger or sadness. Without the pain, I would have never made it this far.

Symmetry is a distant memory. This is as close as I’ll come. I don’t look back at my challenges with anger or sadness. Without the pain, I would have never made it this far.

Reflection